Academic Calendar: 2020–21 at a Glance

The full 2020–21 academic calendar will be posted by August 2019.

Fall 2020

  • Classes begin: Mon., Aug. 31
  • Labor Day: Mon., Sept. 7 (no classes)
  • Rosh Hashanah (begins at sundown on Fri., Sept. 18): Classes in session
  • Yom Kippur (begins at sundown on Sun., Sept. 27): Classes in session
  • Tues., Nov. 3: Election Day–no classes
  • Thanksgiving Recess: Wed., Nov. 25 through Sun., Nov. 29 (no classes)
  • Final exam week: Dec. 14–18
  • Classes end: Fri., Dec. 18

Winter Session 2021 (3 weeks, 100% online)

  • Classes begin: Mon., Dec. 28, 2020
  • Classes end: Tues., Jan. 19, 2021

Spring 2021

  • Classes begin: Wed., Jan. 20
  • Spring Recess: Sat., March 27 through Sun., April 4 (no classes)
  • Final exam week: May 5–11
  • Classes end: Tues., May 11
  • Commencement: Fri., May 14

Summer Session 2021 

  • To be announced


Updated June 22, 2017